Costis Frangoulis


Costis J. Frangoulis is a Greek entrepreneur born in Athens and a father of two daughters, Elli and Athena.

He holds a B.A from the University of Richmond, U.K in Economics and Business Administration.

He is the Founder, President and CEO of Franman Group which he formed in May 1991. For over 30 years, Franman has been providing a wide range of equipment, products and services to the international shipping industry.

In year 1996, he founded Imperium Shipmanagement SA which managed and owned 5 handysize bulk carriers. After a decade and while the Dry Cargo market was booming, he decided to exit the market by taking advantage of the very high asset values at the time.

Costis Frangoulis is the President of the International Propeller Club, Port of Piraeus, 2nd Vice President of the International Propeller Club of the United States, an Ambassador of the Sailors’ Society in Greece, a non-executive member of the board of Sfakianakis Group and a member of the Advisory Board of the Council for International Relations – Greece (CfIR-GR).